Don’t lose the subplot. Amid fears that Russia will invade Ukraine, what role does Latin America have to play? Whether it’s Moscow suggesting it could send troops to Cuba or South Americans visiting with Vladimir Putin, we look at Russia’s latest moves in the region.
Repeat performance. For the third election in a row, a low-polling candidate had a late surge to snag a spot in Costa Rica’s presidential runoff. On February 6, former Finance Minister Rodrigo Chaves did just that and will compete against José María Figueres, who represents an established political name and party, in the April 3 second round. Read about the outcome, turnout, and more.
See more in our 2022 Election Guide.